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eloquent
well spoken
talk
loqu
the eloquent elementary school student gave a speech and sounded like a highschool student.
loquacious
talkative
loqu
talk
the loquacious student got a detention after the teachers 3rd warning to stop talking.
circumlocution
going around a subject
circum
around
Lisa has perfected circumlocution when people ask about the stuff she borrowed.
colloquial
conversational
loqu
talk
the colloquial new student had no problem making new friends.
grandiloquent
speaking well
loqu
talk
my grandiloquent grandfather makes everything he says into something important
elocution
gives an expressive speech
locu
talk
helen is quite the elocutionist when she tells stories that she hears.
benefactor
one who helps another person
bene-fact
good-to make
laura is a benefactor with the students at school.
benign
harmless
ben
good
Georges tumur turned out to be benign and everyone was relieved
benediction
blessing
bene
good
when the man died the priest gave a benediction at the grave site.
euphemism
substitution of good news for bad news
eu
good
the school tries to aviod euphemism when descirbing incidents that occured in the school.
eulogy
a praising tribute
eu
good
the eulogy at the funeral was very touching to all of the people there.